# Divide Fractions Calculator

## Get answers and learn how to divide fractions with this Divide Fractions Calculator.

### How do you divide fractions?

Example: For dividing the fractions ^{10}/_{15} and ^{1}/_{5}, you first find the reciprocal of the second fraction. The reciprocal of ^{1}/_{5} is ^{5}/_{1} . You then multiply the first fraction by the reciprocal of the second fraction.

^{10}/_{15} ÷ ^{1}/_{5}

is the same as

^{10}/_{15} x ^{5}/_{1}

The answer is ^{50}/_{15} , reduced the simplest form is ^{10}/_{3} .